Chennai Super Kings opener Robin Uthappa has started the 15th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL) in a strong manner. In the seventh match of IPL 2022 against Lucknow Super Giants, Robin Uthappa also achieved a big achievement while batting brilliantly. Robin Uthappa has become the fastest batsman to score a fifty in IPL 2022.
Right-handed batsman Robin Uthappa completed his half-century in 25 balls with the help of 8 fours and 1 six. This was the 26th half-century of his IPL career, which came at a strikerate of 200. In this season of IPL, no batsman has completed half century in so few balls. In this way he has become the first batsman to score the fastest fifty in IPL 2022.
Before Robin Uthappa, Sanju Samson scored a half-century against Sunrisers Hyderabad in 28 balls in the 15th season of IPL. At the same time, Robin Uthappa took 3 balls less than him to complete his half-century. However, he was dismissed by Ravi Bishnai on a personal score of 50 runs in 27 balls. In this way, Chennai Super Kings got a second blow in this match against Lucknow Super Giants.
The record for the fastest fifty in the history of IPL is held by KL Rahul, who scored a half-century in 14 balls. At the same time, Yusuf Pathan was successful in scoring a half-century in 15 balls. Sunil Narine had done this feat in the same number of balls. At the same time, Suresh Raina has also scored a half-century in IPL in 16 balls.